Bianca Wylie is an open government advocate with a dual background in technology and public engagement. She is the co-founder of Tech Reset Canada. She is a speaker at the Opening Night on Monday, June 17th, at the Metropolitan Conference on Tuesday, June 18th, and at the day conference on Digital Rights on Wednesday, June 19th.
Wylie is a Senior Fellow at the Centre for International Governance Innovation in the Global Economy programme. She worked for several years in the tech sector in operations, infrastructure, corporate training, and product management, most recently at Thomson Reuters. As a facilitator at Swerhun Inc., she designed, delivered and supported public consultation processes for various governments and government agencies. In 2014, Bianca founded the Open Data Institute Toronto. She is a columnist, guest lecturer, and speaker on open government and public sector technology policy and a member of the Toronto Public Library’s Innovation Council.